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Ordnance Survey


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  • proper n. Originally the branch of government that produced maps for the military, now a civilian organisation that produces maps worldwide.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the official survey of Great Britain and Ireland, conducted by the ordnance department.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the official cartography agency of the British government


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